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08-24-2010, 04:53 PM
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Posted By lewdfinger

RE: RF G5 - Aileron differential makes no difference

Agreed. Also might account for why adjusting them makes no difference to adverse yaw. Istill haven't been able to make any of these models roll straight. What else am I missing?

KD
08-22-2010, 11:02 PM
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Views: 858
Posted By lewdfinger

RE: RF G5 - Aileron differential makes no difference

Okay I'm an idiot. I found the aileron settings in the edit plane menu (Airframe -> Main Wing -> Aileron). It might be a little more intuitive to say 'Up' and 'Down' instead of 'Deflection Maximum'...
08-22-2010, 10:38 PM
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Posted By lewdfinger

RF G5 - Aileron differential makes no difference

Hello. I just picked up RealFlight G5 and soon got bored with hovering and harriers. Idownloaded some planes from KnifeEdge and was trying to fly some sequences, but could not do a roll that was...
08-20-2010, 06:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,630
Posted By lewdfinger

RE: Do I want to build a Carden?

If you have the $$, the time and you like building, there is no better kit. It's worth it just to get your hands on the very best balsa and wood. Carden customer support is unrivaled.

Sheeting the...
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Posted By lewdfinger

Careful when tightening your gimbal springs on the A9

At the suggestion of our national pattern champion, Ifigured I'd tighten up my springs before going out to practice my sequences tomorrow morning, so as to maybe reduce the amount of...
07-12-2010, 01:44 PM
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Views: 1,271
Posted By lewdfinger

RE: Need YS 120AC Manual

Thanks everyone! http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/js/fckeditor/editor/images/smiley/msn/thumbs_up.gif
07-11-2010, 10:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,271
Posted By lewdfinger

RE: Need YS 120AC Manual

Thanks krazyc but the one I need is for the old Air Chamber model. Thanks for the link though.
07-11-2010, 12:50 AM
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Views: 1,271
Posted By lewdfinger

Need YS 120AC Manual

Would anyone be able to point me in the direction of a manual for this golden oldie?

Thanks

KD
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Views: 5,691
Posted By lewdfinger

RE: Spectra 2.4 Ghz Module compatible with Futaba Transmitters?

Thanks for the links AT. Next time I'll remember to search all other RC forums before posting questions here. My bad.
09-29-2009, 12:04 PM
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Posted By lewdfinger

RE: EFCO 39cc project

Nice work Scota. Good tip on the knurling.
09-29-2009, 11:59 AM
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Posted By lewdfinger

RE: Custom Piston Rings

Great Info. This should be a sticky...
09-09-2009, 12:28 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,770
Posted By lewdfinger

RE: Prop Position

Ihad a ZDZ40 that was shaking the crap out of my H9 Cap (rhyme unintentional). Posted a question about prop alignment here (http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/fb.asp?m=280597&key=)on RCU. I tried every...
09-08-2009, 11:14 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,330
Posted By lewdfinger

RE: Stihl 92cc With Stuck Rings - Prognosis?

It's called trolling (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Troll_(Internet)). Some people think it's even worse than <cough> advertising on forums .

It's like my mom used to say to me when my brother...
09-08-2009, 08:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,770
Posted By lewdfinger

RE: Prop Position

Awww man. Sorry to hear that.

(raises glass to Telemaster...)
09-08-2009, 06:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,330
Posted By lewdfinger

RE: Stihl 92cc With Stuck Rings - Prognosis?

Well, you either don't get it or you're trying to make everyone on this thread mad. Either way:

"Set Phasers on 'ignore,' Mr. Sulu"

"Aye aye, Captain!"
09-08-2009, 02:50 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,330
Posted By lewdfinger

RE: Stihl 92cc With Stuck Rings - Prognosis?

I couldn't agree more. The OEMparts from Stihl make it NOT worth it. With the aftermarket parts and an E.I. I'll have about $300 dollars into it, and if it runs well, that's a pretty good price for a...
09-07-2009, 11:39 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,330
Posted By lewdfinger

RE: Stihl 92cc With Stuck Rings - Prognosis?

And Bowman rings are designed for improper sealing and short life? This is news to me.



Trouble is my middle name, Mister....
09-06-2009, 11:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,770
Posted By lewdfinger

RE: Prop Position

Whoa!Hold on fellas...

planepounder - sorry if I sounded flippant about your topic. Vibration affects us all. I do believe I asked a very similar question some years ago on this very forum -...
09-06-2009, 11:00 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,330
Posted By lewdfinger

RE: Stihl 92cc With Stuck Rings - Prognosis?

I ordered a new cylinder and piston kit from Bailey's Online for $119. Ithink I'll still get Bowman rings for it. The Ebay kits are cheaper but Bailey's has an excellent reputation for backing up...
09-04-2009, 11:26 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,770
Posted By lewdfinger

RE: Prop Position

I put mine on the front. Never had a problem.
09-03-2009, 04:15 AM
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Views: 3,684
Posted By lewdfinger

RE: Echo 50cc Short Block Conversion - Seeking Advice

4-5/8" from back of engine to face of prop adapter

6-5/8" wide, from outside edge of BMEstandard muffler to outside of throttle control arm.
08-22-2009, 10:51 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,330
Posted By lewdfinger

RE: Stihl 92cc With Stuck Rings - Prognosis?

Iwish I could do it without splitting the case but I was going to use the crank as a mandrel to machine the prop adapter. I decided to do it that way after failing so miserably with one on an Echo...
08-22-2009, 07:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,160
Posted By lewdfinger

RE: what about Jonsered

w8ye - could you elaborate on this?I'm just starting into a big Stihl chainsaw (thread here (http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/m_9024634/tm.htm)). What is it about roller bearings that's a problem?
...
08-22-2009, 03:32 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,330
Posted By lewdfinger

RE: Stihl 92cc With Stuck Rings - Prognosis?

Okay - you asked for it...

Iset about trying to get the crank out of the case by splitting it open. Turns out it's not that easy. The bearings are press-fit into the case, and there are two...
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